Design of Steel Structure (2180610) MCQ

MCQs of Design of Plate Girders

MCQ No - 1

A plate girder is used when

(A) Span is large and loads are heavy.
(B) Span is small and loads are heavy.
(C) Span is small and loads are light.
(D) Span is large and loads are light.

A
MCQ No - 2

Why plate girder is preferred over truss girder?

(A) Plate girder requires costly maintenance.
(B) Higher vertical clearance required for plate girder than truss girder.
(C) Cost of fabrication of plate girder is high.
(D) Cost of fabrication of truss girder is high.

D
MCQ No - 3

Bending resistance of plate girders can be increased by

(A) Decreasing distance between flanges
(B) Increasing distance between flanges
(C) Reducing distance between flanges to half
(D) Bending resistance cannot be increased

B
MCQ No - 4

Which of the following is economical if depth is limited and loads are too large?

(A) Rolled section beam
(B) Truss girder
(C) Welded box plate girder
(D) Bolted box plate girder

C
MCQ No - 5

An ideal bolted plate girder section consists of

(A) Flange angles and cover plates for both compression flange and tension flange.
(B) Flange angles and cover plates for compression flange and only flange angle for tension flange.
(C) Only flange angle for compression flange and flange angles and cover plates for tension flange.
(D) Flange angles for both compression flange and tension flange.

B